Meet the Locals: Sam Collins

By: SymmetryAgency

Sam Collins, a senior at St. John’s College, is looking forward to graduation and post-collegiate life. But first, there’s an important game to be played and a legacy to leave behind. For St. John’s croquet team, Sam is the Imperial Wicket (comparable to a team captain) and is preparing in earnest for the biggest competition […]

April 20, 2015


Meet the Locals: David Bildebrand

By: SymmetryAgency

In the 1980’s, when the couple began playing music together in casual Annapolis bars and pubs, their repertoire consisted mainly of classic pop music—old Beatles tunes and such. At the time, Hildebrand never suspected he’d become an expert in music of the American Colonial era. But that’s precisely what has happened. His knowledge of colonial-era […]

April 19, 2015


Meet the Locals: Squire Fred

By: SymmetryAgency

If you’re in downtown Annapolis and you see a tall man with a booming voice and twinkly eyes wearing breeches, a waistcoat and ruffled shirt, there’s a good chance you’ve come across Squire Frederick. Squire Frederick, otherwise known as Fred Taylor, retired back in 1996 from NSA. But rather than slowing down post-retirement, he developed […]

April 18, 2015